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How COVID is Affecting our Favorite Shows: Binge or Cringe

This season Grey's Anatomy is incorporating the pandemic into its plot.
December 17, 2020

The day begins with waking up, brushing your teeth, getting dressed, eating breakfast, then attending school. In school, we grow more and more drained throughout the day. The school day seems to be never-ending....

From a lemonade stand to a school-wide social media campaign, senior Viana Rodrigues has been advocating for breast cancer awareness from a young age

Senior Viana Rodrigues wears her pink attire in memory of her grandmother who passed from breast cancer and also to raise awareness among women in her social media campaign.
November 12, 2020

        CVHS senior Viana Rodrigues never had a chance to meet her grandmother. Her grandmother and her namesake passed away, due to untreated breast cancer, only a...

HISD Moves COVID Threat to Level 2 as 41% of Students Return to the Classrooms District-Wide

The HISD Dashboard reports 71 cases before the district reopens campuses to students October 19.
October 14, 2020

                After six months of lockdown, students are finally getting the chance to go back to school. HISD has moved its COVID...

Streaming Services and an Epidemic

Streaming Services and an Epidemic
May 13, 2020

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past two months, you know about COVID-19. One thing you might have also noticed is how much more you are watching your favorite shows on Netflix, binge...

Getting Social During Social Distancing

Getting Social During Social Distancing
April 27, 2020

Being isolated is tough. It can be especially tough without your friends around. Keeping your sanity can be harder than ever in the times of quarantine, but being able to talk to your friends just might...

Quarantine- And How to Survive it

While the stay at home order may seem like a prison sentence, it doesn't have to be.
April 14, 2020

Long days of boredom, fatigue, and lack of motivation have affected many of us who don’t have school or work to go to. Slowing the speed of everyday life can be exhausting and is especially noticeable...

Spikeball: The Sport That Took Carnegie by Storm

CVHS Students play spikeball during lunch.
March 5, 2020

Spikeball, the sport that people can’t seem to shake. If you look outside in the courtyard during lunch, you see students, but more specifically, students engaging in good old fun. That good old fun...

How To Be the Best Valentine, On a Budget

How To Be the Best Valentine, On a Budget
February 17, 2020

It’s that time of year again, love is in the air. The anticipation is finally over for those with that special someone, or better yet, a friend. Now that you have a valentine, the next step is to set...

Bad Boys Turned Good?: “Bad Boys for Life” Movie Review

Bad Boys Turned Good?:
February 3, 2020

In this cult classic franchise, comes another film, “Bad Boys For Life.” As expected, the film is enhanced with many stunts, nail-biting scenes, action, and of course, their twist of comedy while maintaining...

Fun Activities to do During Thanksgiving Break

Houston Thanksgiving Day Parade
November 15, 2019

Watched all the movies on Netflix? Tired of playing the same video games? If you are looking for something fun to do over this year’s Thanksgiving Break, you have come to the right place. In...

Hip Hop Meets Jesus: A Creative Work by Kanye

Hip Hop Meets Jesus: A Creative Work by Kanye
Album Review
November 6, 2019

Controversial. Shock worthy. Fame seeking, KANYE. For some, it’s an album the world was waiting for, and for others, many would ask, “What is this album?” The highly anticipated Kanye West album,...

Hustlers: Money and Mischief

Movie Review
October 7, 2019

In the past there have been many “money-scheming movies." Most of them are led by men. But finally, Hustlers is here to change the scenery.  The characters play different roles in the movie making...

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